Schlagwort: youtube

The unissued recordings of Vladimir Horowitz: An example of copyright endangering culture?

Vladimir HorowitzInterview with Bernie Horowitz (The Horowitz Website)

Today, copyright influences strongly how cultural works are produced, who can access them, and how they can (or cannot) be used and shared. An important problem connected with the current strict copyright practices is the danger of confinement, degradation or even loss of important cultural heritage.

The world-famous artist Vladimir Horowitz is a striking example for these problems: His recordings are highly esteemed by critics and fans alike; nonetheless, a significant part of them remain unpublished, in locations without access of public or conservation specialists, and thus in danger of permanent loss.

The following interview discusses the reasons for these problems, as well as implications for general copyright practices, with Bernie Horowitz, administrator of The Horowitz Website, enthusiast and collector. (mehr …)

Ken Loach stellt seine Filme online

DE: Ken Loach, bekannter sozialkritischer Regisseur, gibt nach und nach seine Filme frei. Sie können in voller Länge und in Originalfassung auf YouTube angesehen werden. Bereits verfügbar sind:

EN: Ken Loach, famous social critical director, is releasing his movies step by step. They can be viewed in full length and original version on YouTube. Already available:

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